interment

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in·ter·ment

 (ĭn-tûr′mənt)
n.
The act or ritual of interring or burying.

interment

(ɪnˈtɜːmənt)
n
burial, esp with ceremonial rites

in•ter•ment

(ɪnˈtɜr mənt)

n.
the act or ceremony of interring; burial.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.interment - the ritual placing of a corpse in a graveinterment - the ritual placing of a corpse in a grave
funeral - a ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated; "hundreds of people attended his funeral"

interment

noun burial, burying, funeral, committal, entombment, inhumation, sepulture As soon as the interment ended she walked over to him.

interment

noun
An act of placing a body in a grave or tomb:
Translations
دَفْن
pohřeb
begravelse
eltemetés
greftrun

interment

[ɪnˈtɜːmənt] Nentierro m, sepelio m

interment

[ɪnˈtɜːrmənt] ninhumation f, enterrement m

interment

nBeerdigung f, → Bestattung f

interment

[ɪnˈtɜːmənt] n (frm) → inumazione f

inter

(inˈtəː) past tense, past participle inˈterred verb
to bury (a person etc).
inˈterment noun
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Approximately 175-200 conventional interments per year are anticipated.
An ongoing class-action lawsuit against Grand View's owners filed by plot owners has restricted interments.
The complete Phase I design calls for developing approximately 65 acres that will provide 23,000 gravesites for casket interments, a 15,000-niche columbarium and 3,100 in-ground sites for cremation burials.
Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell opened in 1988 and is now the second busiest VA national cemetery in the country with 6,728 interments completed in fiscal year 2011.
The Council maintains nine cemeteries within its boundaries and arranges around 700 interments each year and processes an average of 450 memorial applications each year.
The mausoleums will remain closed, and visitors cannot perform burials, interments, disinterments, inurnments, removal of ashes and other permanent changes.
The 155-acre cemetery handles over 750 interments annually in this market with a population of over 400,000.